Title: Amos T. Akerman to John Angel James Creswell, 11 September 1871
Date: September 11, 1871
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Whitman Archive ID: nar.03332
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Anthony Dreesen, and Nima Najafi Kianfar
Sept. 11, 1871.
Hon. J. A. J. Creswell,
Referring to my letter to you under date of the 24th ult. relative to the escape from jail of the mail-robber Gilmore, I now have the honor to enclose a copy of a letter addressed to this Department, under date of the 8th instant by the Marshal of the United States for the Western District of Missouri upon this subject.
Very respectfully, &c
A. T. Akerman,
mail robber Gilmore
see pp. 209 219 ante